Estimates of fruit and vegetable intake in childhood and adult dietary behaviors of African American women.

@article{HaireJoshu2004EstimatesOF,
  title={Estimates of fruit and vegetable intake in childhood and adult dietary behaviors of African American women.},
  author={Debra L. Haire-Joshu and Matthew K Kreuter and Cheryl L. Holt and Karen Steger-May},
  journal={Journal of nutrition education and behavior},
  year={2004},
  volume={36 6},
  pages={309-14}
}
OBJECTIVE This exploratory study examined how estimates of one's fruit and vegetable intake in childhood are related to 3 current dietary behaviors among African American women: intake of fruits and vegetables, exposure to and preference for fruits and vegetables, and preference for trying new foods. DESIGN Baseline data from a randomized dietary intervention trial. SETTING Ten urban public health centers in St. Louis, Missouri. PARTICIPANTS 1227 African American women. VARIABLES… CONTINUE READING